Chaz, DPT @ Tacoma (University Place Physical Therapy)
4704 Bridgeport Way W University Place, WA 98466
Doctor of Physical Therapy
“If you have a body, you are an athlete.” – Bill Bowerman, CoFounder of Nike
As a former collegiate athlete, Chaz is passionate about helping patients get back to the activities they love. With a strong background in strength and conditioning, he strives to bridge the gaps between corrective exercise, durability, and performance. Chaz takes a functional, holistic approach to rehabilitation and loves to be creative with patients’ individual return-to-activity demands. His goal is to educate and empower each patient to provide the best and most sustainable results.
Chaz obtained his Bachelor of Science in Clinical Physiology from Central Washington University, and his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Puget Sound. His clinical experience includes both inpatient and outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation, and he has also completed an internship at the Sports Medicine Institute in Anaheim where he worked with college and professional baseball players. A Pacific Northwest native, Chaz loves the outdoors, sports, and spending time with family, friends, and his golden retriever, Griffey.
- Bachelor of Science in Clinical Physiology from Central Washington University
- Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Puget Sound
- American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
- Sports Physical Therapy
- Private Practice